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Memoires of the life and death of Sir Edmondbury Godfrey

Richard Tuke

Memoires of the life and death of Sir Edmondbury Godfrey

late justice of the peace for Middlesex, who was barbarously murthered by the Papists, upon the first discovery of the horrid plot: together with a full account of the strange discovery murther, the tryal of the murtherers, and the sham-plot of the Papists to charge the murther of Sir Edm.Godfrey upon himself, detected.

by Richard Tuke

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Published by Printed for John Hancock, and Enoch Prosser in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Godfrey, Edmund Berry, -- 1621-1678.,
  • Popish Plot, 1678.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination150 p. :
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19672949M

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Memoires of the life and death of Sir Edmondbury Godfrey, late justice of the peace for Middlesex, who was barbarously murthered by the papists, upon the first discovery of the horrid plot: together with a full account of the strange discovery of the murther, the tryal of the murtherers, and the sham-plot of the papists to charge the murther of Sir Edm.

Memoires of the life and death of Sir Edmondbury Godfrey, late justice of the peace for Middlesex, who was barbarously murthered by the papists, upon the first discovery of the horrid plot together with a full account of the strange discovery of the murther, the tryal of the murtherers, and the sham-plot of the papists to charge the murther of Sir Edm.

Sir Edmund Godfrey, in full Sir Edmund Berry Godfrey, (born Dec. 23,probably Sellinge, Kent, Eng.—died October ), English magistrate whose death, allegedly at the hands of Roman Catholics, touched off a wave of anti-Catholic hysteria that shook the government of King Charles II.

Godfrey went into business in London and later became a justice of the peace for the city of Westminster. Tuke's Memoires of the Life and Death of Sir Edmondbury Godfrey, Lond. dedicated to Charles II, with two poems on the murder appended, ‘Bacchanalia’ and ‘The Proclamation Promoted;’ Nichols's Topographer and Genealogist,ii.

GODFREY, Sir EDMUND BERRY (–), justice of the peace for Westminster, born 23 Dec.probably at Sel linge, Kent, was eighth son of Thomas Godfrey, esq., by his second wife Sarah, daughter of Thomas Isles, esq., of Hammersmith.

The father, born 3 Jan. –6, belonged to an old Kentish family, and lived at different times at. Early life. Edmund Berry Godfrey was born in Sellindge, Kent, between Hythe and Ashford, the eleventh son of eighteen children born to Thomas Godfrey (–), a member of an old Kentish family and his second wife Sarah, née Isles.

He was named after his godfathers, Edmund Harrison and Captain John Berrie (which led to the misconception that his first name was "Edmundbury").Nationality: English.

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The murder of Sir Edmund Berry Godfrey a memorial dagger This dagger commemorates the murder of Sir Edmund Berry Godfrey in Godfrey was the Protestant magistrate who interrogated Titus Oates, the man at the centre of the elaborate fabricated conspiracy known as the Popish Plot.

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